Skytem 2015

Research show beneath Antarctica's McMurdo Dry Valleys lies a salty aquifer that may support previously unknown microbial ecosystems and retain evidence of ancient climate change.

Ross Virginia

The Fulbright Arctic Initiative and Co-Lead Scholar Ross Virginia announced the selection of 17 researchers from Arctic Council nations who will work on solutions to the impact of climate change on the Arctic.

As the US assumes leadership of the Arctic Council on April 22, an editorial co-authored by Professor Ross Virginia looks at the geopolitical state of the Arctic.

Nuuk, Greenland

A group of international Arctic experts co-chaired by Dartmouth released recommendations aimed at preserving the polar north.

circumpolar north map

Professor Ross Virginia, Director of the Dickey Center's Institute of Arctic Studies, was selected by the U.S. State Department as one of two distinguished scholar leaders of the newly established Fulbright Arctic Initiative.

Greenland research

Read a new report on Dartmouth graduate student research in Greenland. Science and the social and political issues of rapid environmental change have the potential to affect environmental policies worldwide. 

The John Sloan Dickey Center